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Dream among the stars

Dream among the stars

The ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camp held at UTA offered inspiration to 40 North Texas middle school students interested in science, technology, engineering and math.

Electric motor FSAE car to make competitive debut at 16th Annual Texas Autocross Weekend July 9-10

Battery powered

The 16th Annual Texas Autocross Weekend, scheduled July 9-10 on The University of Texas at Arlington campus, will feature a student-designed, all-electric vehicle for the first time in competition. Dozen of college teams will compete for bragging rights that weekend in formula-style cars.

July 2 All-Star Football Classic highlights increasing commitment and engagement of UTA to Native American students and faculty

More than a game

High school graduates from Native American tribes across the U.S. and Canada will gather at UTA for a week filled with academic activities, friendship and competition that culminates with the 14th annual Native All-Star Football Classic July 2 at UTA’s Maverick Stadium.

 UT System honors three UTA faculty members with Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Awards

Teaching awards

Three UTA faculty members are among University of Texas System educators honored with 2016 Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Awards for excellence in the classroom. Honorees are nominated based on recommendations from department chairs, deans and committees.

Low attention control in early adolescence is a genetic risk factor for anxiety disorders, UTA researchers find

Teenage anxiety

UTA researchers have found that low attention control in early adolescence is related to a genetic risk factor for four different anxiety disorders. Young teens who suffer from anxiety are more vulnerable to additional problems like depression, drug dependence, suicidal behavior and educational underachievement.

Athletics

WBB: Lady Mavs hard at work in summer workouts

The UT Arlington Lady Mavericks basketball team is hard at work in its summer workout program.

BestOf15-16: Freshman volleyball duo sets standard at the net

Leading up to the 2016-17 seasons beginning with UTA volleyball in August, UTA Athletics is making sure we do not forget the accomplishments of the past season. Running from June through August, we will be counting down the top-15 moments and performances with "Best of 2015-16" features.

WBB: Lady Mavs join Tennessee in mourning loss of Pat Summitt

The UT Arlington Athletic Department joins the University of Tennessee and the world of basketball in mourning the loss of coach Pat Summitt, who passed away on Tuesday morning at the age of 64.

Videos

Courage and Sacrifice play video

Courage and Sacrifice

Listed in the Top 200 Colleges for Native Americans, UTA is committed to serving students like Stephanie Vielle, a Marine Corps Veteran and president of UTA's Native American Student Association. 

Native American Excellence play video

Native American Excellence

Recent Native American high school graduates are gathering on the UTA campus for the annual Native ReVision All-Star Football Classic. Harold Rogers is a shining example of excellence among UTA's Native American students.

Transforming Treatment play video

Transforming Treatment

Through a partnership with the Cancer Foundation for Life, UTA is providing free exercise and nutrition programs to cancer patients and survivors.

International Change play video

International Change

The U.S. Department of State selected UTA as the host site for two adaptive sports advocates from Ethiopia. The pair spent three weeks on campus and hope to replicate UTA's succesful programs back home, where access and equality are lacking.